Stephen Harper: 73
Jack Layton: 88
Paul Martin: 124
According to a new deception-detecting computer algorithm developed at Queen's University, Paul Martin spins the most of the candidates.
Developers define spin as “text or speech where the apparent meaning is not the true belief of the person saying or writing it”.
The program analyzes text for the diminished use of personal pronouns, among other things.
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